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Highest Paying States for Procurement Clerks

The highest paying states for procurement clerks (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of procurement clerks in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $52,580, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for procurement clerks. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $48,860). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of procurement clerks in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Procurement Clerks

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$52,580
$36,330 270
2 Alaska
$48,860
$36,280 280
3 Maryland
$48,540
$34,080 1,840
4 Washington
$48,310
$35,520 1,080
5 Massachusetts
$47,370
$33,240 1,230
6 Rhode Island
$46,470
$34,780 230
7 Virginia
$45,120
$29,560 1,920
8 New Jersey
$44,300
$27,630 3,490
9 Illinois
$44,070
$29,710 2,590
10 Colorado
$44,020
$31,710 910
11 California
$43,920
$28,690 7,390
12 New York
$43,550
$27,770 3,910
13 Connecticut
$43,420
$29,840 920
14 Idaho
$42,720
$28,670 210
15 Kentucky
$42,720
$27,870 800
16 Mississippi
$42,720
$27,250 880
17 Alabama
$42,660
$25,990 630
18 Hawaii
$42,540
$28,220 340
19 Arizona
$42,250
$30,830 2,290
20 Wyoming
$42,040
$27,430 140
21 Minnesota
$42,030
$28,640 1,380
22 Vermont
$41,950
$29,030 150
23 Texas
$41,770
$27,450 6,460
24 Delaware
$41,730
$25,870 150
25 North Dakota
$41,700
$28,070 240
26 New Mexico
$41,640
$26,340 400
27 South Carolina
$41,490
$28,780 1,000
28 Utah
$41,130
$28,670 880
29 Louisiana
$40,500
$22,880 770
30 Georgia
$40,390
$26,000 1,920
31 Ohio
$40,360
$25,870 3,740
32 Tennessee
$40,340
$27,520 1,170
33 Oklahoma
$40,270
$24,990 1,220
34 Pennsylvania
$40,170
$26,560 4,050
35 Iowa
$40,120
$27,980 530
36 Arkansas
$40,080
$27,000 750
37 Indiana
$39,720
$27,820 1,150
38 Kansas
$39,720
$25,920 590
39 North Carolina
$39,430
$26,620 1,580
40 Florida
$39,390
$28,080 2,880
41 Oregon
$39,210
$25,990 780
42 Montana
$39,160
$25,980 200
43 Nevada
$39,150
$25,230 540
44 Missouri
$38,510
$27,390 1,910
45 Wisconsin
$38,110
$25,290 700
46 Michigan
$38,100
$26,430 2,000
47 South Dakota
$37,520
$27,600 150
48 Maine
$37,300
$28,820 450
49 Nebraska
$37,250
$26,280 660
50 New Hampshire
$36,760
$22,970 330
51 Virgin Islands
$36,390
$23,580 40
52 West Virginia
$33,940
$22,620 480
53 Guam
$30,940
$18,960 100
54 Puerto Rico
$20,450
$16,560 560
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